Gloria (Lake) Brown

Gloria (Lake) Brown

AGE: 82 • Iselin and Milltown

Gloria (Lake) Brown of Iselin and Milltown, passed away Sunday, July 10, 2011 at Alamedia Nursing Home in Perth Amboy. She was 82. Born in Perth Amboy, she's predeceased by her parents, Frederick and Edith Lake; her son, Donald Brown; her sister, Fernila Lake, and her brothers, Ferdinand and Louis Lake. Mrs. Brown retired from the United States Army as a Civilian at Ft. Monmouth, Ft. Handcock and the Raritan Arsenal. She also worked for the Perth Amboy School System. She was an avid member of St. James A.M.E. Zion Church in Perth Amboy. She was a member of the Anguillian Benevalent Society.

She leaves behind her niece who was like a daughter, Esther Lake Payne and her husband Allien of Milltown; a great niece, Daina Rousey and fiance Anthony; nephews, Geoffrey, Louis and Ronald Lake; great nephew, Robert Rousey, Jr. and his wife Bianca; a great great nephew, Jeremy Rousey and great great niece, Tiffany Rousey. She also leaves behind her dear friend, Barbara Gray and many other relatives and friends.

Friends and relatives may call on Friday July 15th, from 6:00 pm until the start of the service at 8:00 pm at St. James AME Zion Church, 68 Commerce Street, Perth Amboy. Burial will be Monday at Clover Leaf Memorial Park, Woodbridge. Arrangements are by The Crabiel Home for Funerals, 170 N Main St-at Riva Ave., Milltown. You may sign the "obituary" e-mail "guestbook" at

Funeral Home

Crabiel Home for Funerals
170 North Main Street Milltown, NJ 08850
(732) 828-1331

Published in Home News Tribune on July 12, 2011